|Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine Teach-In - Alternate Focus|
This three part production records a teach-in during the Israeli invasion of Lebanon in the summer of 2006, held in San Diego, Ca. Legal aspects of war and responsibility are discussed as is the current situation in Iraq. Producers: Ed Sweed and John Odam.
Keywords: Lebanon, Israel, Palestine, Middle East, War
|The Camps: Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon - Red Hill Films|
A documentary filmed in late 2005 that brings the viewer close to the living conditions and unresolved problems for Palestinian refugees in the Lebanon camps. Viewers see the camps with a focus on the issues of health, unemployment, education and the cultural memory of this community of refugees expelled in 1948 and 1967 from their homes in historic Palestine. Alternate Focus is available on the Dish Network, Free Speech TV, Channel 9415, Saturdays at 8:00pm EST and on cable stations near you...
Keywords: Israel; Palestine; Lebanon; Refugee; Camp; 1948; 1967; Middle East; Alternate Focus
|Universal Jurisdiction: Prosecuting Israeli Crimes in US Courts - Noura Erakat|
Universal Jurisdiction interviews three United States attorneys who explain how they and others are using American courts on behalf of Palestinian claimants to seek justice for alleged rights violations committed by Israeli officials in Palestine. Featuring interviews with: Maria LaHood of the Center for Constitutional Rights; Jamil Dakwar, cooperating human rights attorney; and Abdeen Jabara, civil rights lawyer and activist...
Keywords: Human rights, International Law, Dichter, Moshe Yaalon, Ariel Sharon, Doron Almog, Sabra, Shatila, Amos Yaron, Lebanon, Israel, Gaza, War Crimes, Massacre